C Carroll

Summary

Affiliation: University of Sheffield
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc A case study of binary outcome data extraction across three systematic reviews of hip arthroplasty: errors and differences of selection
    Christopher Carroll
    Health Economics and Decision Science HEDS, School of Health and Related Research ScHARR, Regent Court, Regent Street, Sheffield S1 4DA, UK
    BMC Res Notes 6:539. 2013
  2. doi request reprint A qualitative evidence synthesis of employees' views of workplace smoking reduction or cessation interventions
    Christopher Carroll
    Health Economics and Decision Science HEDS, School of Health and Related Research ScHARR, University of Sheffield Regent Court, Regent Street, Sheffield S1 4DA, UK
    BMC Public Health 13:1095. 2013
  3. pmc "Best fit" framework synthesis: refining the method
    Christopher Carroll
    Health Economics and Decision Science, School of Health and Related Research, Regent Court, Regent Street, Sheffield S1 4DA, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 13:37. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Supplemental calcium in the chemoprevention of colorectal cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Christopher Carroll
    Health Economics and Decision Science, School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, United Kingdom
    Clin Ther 32:789-803. 2010
  5. pmc A worked example of "best fit" framework synthesis: a systematic review of views concerning the taking of some potential chemopreventive agents
    Christopher Carroll
    School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 11:29. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Meta-analysis: folic acid in the chemoprevention of colorectal adenomas and colorectal cancer
    C Carroll
    Health Economics and Decision Science, School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 31:708-18. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Workplace involvement improves return to work rates among employees with back pain on long-term sick leave: a systematic review of the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of interventions
    Christopher Carroll
    University of Sheffield, Sheffield, S1 4DA, UK
    Disabil Rehabil 32:607-21. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Antioxidants in the chemoprevention of colorectal cancer and colorectal adenomas in the general population: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    D Papaioannou
    Health Economics and Decision Science HEDS, School of Health and Related Research ScHARR, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    Colorectal Dis 13:1085-99. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint The cost-effectiveness of bevacizumab in the first-line treatment of metastatic colorectal cancer in England and Wales
    P Tappenden
    School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, Regent Court, 30 Regent Street, Sheffield S1 4DA, UK
    Eur J Cancer 43:2487-94. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Chemoprevention of colorectal cancer: systematic review and economic evaluation
    K Cooper
    University of Sheffield, UK
    Health Technol Assess 14:1-206. 2010

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Publications23

  1. pmc A case study of binary outcome data extraction across three systematic reviews of hip arthroplasty: errors and differences of selection
    Christopher Carroll
    Health Economics and Decision Science HEDS, School of Health and Related Research ScHARR, Regent Court, Regent Street, Sheffield S1 4DA, UK
    BMC Res Notes 6:539. 2013
    ..Data extraction is a key stage in systematic review, yet it is the subject of little research. The aim of the present research was to use a small case study to highlight some important issues affecting this fundamental process...
  2. doi request reprint A qualitative evidence synthesis of employees' views of workplace smoking reduction or cessation interventions
    Christopher Carroll
    Health Economics and Decision Science HEDS, School of Health and Related Research ScHARR, University of Sheffield Regent Court, Regent Street, Sheffield S1 4DA, UK
    BMC Public Health 13:1095. 2013
    ..A qualitative evidence synthesis of employees' views about such programmes might explain why some interventions appear effective and others not, and can be used to develop evidence-based interventions for this population and setting...
  3. pmc "Best fit" framework synthesis: refining the method
    Christopher Carroll
    Health Economics and Decision Science, School of Health and Related Research, Regent Court, Regent Street, Sheffield S1 4DA, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 13:37. 2013
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  4. doi request reprint Supplemental calcium in the chemoprevention of colorectal cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Christopher Carroll
    Health Economics and Decision Science, School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, United Kingdom
    Clin Ther 32:789-803. 2010
    ..The aim of the review was to assess the evidence for the effectiveness of calcium in reducing the recurrence of adenomas and the occurrence of colorectal cancer among populations at high, intermediate, and low risk of the disease...
  5. pmc A worked example of "best fit" framework synthesis: a systematic review of views concerning the taking of some potential chemopreventive agents
    Christopher Carroll
    School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 11:29. 2011
    ..The aim of this paper is to describe the application of a pragmatic method of qualitative evidence synthesis and the lessons learned from adopting this "best fit" framework synthesis approach...
  6. doi request reprint Meta-analysis: folic acid in the chemoprevention of colorectal adenomas and colorectal cancer
    C Carroll
    Health Economics and Decision Science, School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 31:708-18. 2010
    ..Folic acid has been identified as a possible agent for the chemoprevention of colorectal cancer...
  7. doi request reprint Workplace involvement improves return to work rates among employees with back pain on long-term sick leave: a systematic review of the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of interventions
    Christopher Carroll
    University of Sheffield, Sheffield, S1 4DA, UK
    Disabil Rehabil 32:607-21. 2010
    ..The aim of the review is to determine whether interventions involving the workplace are more effective and cost-effective at helping employees on sick leave return to work than those that do not involve the workplace at all...
  8. doi request reprint Antioxidants in the chemoprevention of colorectal cancer and colorectal adenomas in the general population: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    D Papaioannou
    Health Economics and Decision Science HEDS, School of Health and Related Research ScHARR, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    Colorectal Dis 13:1085-99. 2011
    ..This review aimed to assess the present evidence on the effect of antioxidants on the incidence of colorectal neoplasms in the general population...
  9. ncbi request reprint The cost-effectiveness of bevacizumab in the first-line treatment of metastatic colorectal cancer in England and Wales
    P Tappenden
    School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, Regent Court, 30 Regent Street, Sheffield S1 4DA, UK
    Eur J Cancer 43:2487-94. 2007
    ..The aim of this study is to estimate the cost-effectiveness of adding bevacizumab to chemotherapy for patients with untreated metastatic colorectal cancer...
  10. doi request reprint Chemoprevention of colorectal cancer: systematic review and economic evaluation
    K Cooper
    University of Sheffield, UK
    Health Technol Assess 14:1-206. 2010
    ..Individuals with these polyps undergo polypectomy and are invited for endoscopic surveillance. Screening via faecal occult blood testing has been rolled out across the UK...
  11. doi request reprint Reasons for the use and non-use of school sexual health services: a systematic review of young people's views
    C Carroll
    School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, Regent Court, Regent Street, Sheffield S1 4DA, UK
    J Public Health (Oxf) 34:403-10. 2012
    ..This review and synthesis seeks to explore children and adolescents' views and experiences of school-based and school-linked sexual health services to identify barriers to and facilitators of service use...
  12. doi request reprint Evidence Review Group approaches to the critical appraisal of manufacturer submissions for the NICE STA process: a mapping study and thematic analysis
    E Kaltenthaler
    School of Health and Related Research ScHARR Technology Assessment Group, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    Health Technol Assess 15:1-82, iii-iv. 2011
    ..The National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) single technology appraisal (STA) process was set up as a rapid way to appraise new technologies for use within the NHS in England and Wales and has been in place since 2005...
  13. ncbi request reprint Hormonal therapies for early breast cancer: systematic review and economic evaluation
    D Hind
    The School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, UK
    Health Technol Assess 11:iii-iv, ix-xi, 1-134. 2007
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  14. doi request reprint Clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of minimally invasive techniques to manage varicose veins: a systematic review and economic evaluation
    C Carroll
    School of Health and Related Research ScHARR Technology Assessment Group, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    Health Technol Assess 17:i-xvi, 1-141. 2013
    ..They are increasingly widely used and offer potential benefits such as reduced complications, faster recovery, fewer physical limitations and improved quality of life...
  15. doi request reprint Dabigatran etexilate for the prevention of venous thromboembolism in patients undergoing elective hip and knee surgery: a single technology appraisal
    M Holmes
    School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, Regents Court, Sheffield, UK
    Health Technol Assess 13:55-62. 2009
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  16. doi request reprint The clinical effectiveness and safety of prophylactic retinal interventions to reduce the risk of retinal detachment and subsequent vision loss in adults and children with Stickler syndrome: a systematic review
    C Carroll
    The University of Sheffield, School of Health and Related Research ScHARR, Sheffield, UK
    Health Technol Assess 15:iii-xiv, 1-62. 2011
    ..It is the most commonly identified inherited cause of retinal detachment in childhood. However, there is no consensus regarding best practice and no current guidelines on prophylactic interventions for this population...
  17. doi request reprint Colistimethate sodium powder and tobramycin powder for inhalation for the treatment of chronic Pseudomonas aeruginosa lung infection in cystic fibrosis: systematic review and economic model
    P Tappenden
    School of Health and Related Research ScHARR, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    Health Technol Assess 17:v-xvii, 1-181. 2013
    ..CF affects over 9000 individuals in the UK. CF shortens life expectancy and adversely affects quality of life. In 2010, CF was recorded as the cause of 103 deaths in England and Wales...
  18. doi request reprint Hemiarthroplasty and total hip arthroplasty for treating primary intracapsular fracture of the hip: a systematic review and cost-effectiveness analysis
    C Carroll
    School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    Health Technol Assess 15:1-74. 2011
    ..Hip fracture is a common problem in people aged > 60 years. The treatment options for individuals with high pre-fracture mobility, function and independence are hemiarthroplasty (HA) and total hip arthroplasty (THA)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Systematic review and economic evaluation of bevacizumab and cetuximab for the treatment of metastatic colorectal cancer
    P Tappenden
    School of Health and Related Research ScHARR, University of Sheffield, UK
    Health Technol Assess 11:1-128, iii-iv. 2007
    ..To assess the clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of bevacizumab and cetuximab in the treatment of individuals with metastatic colorectal cancer (CRC)...
  20. doi request reprint Systematic review, meta-analysis and economic modelling of diagnostic strategies for suspected acute coronary syndrome
    S Goodacre
    School of Health and Related Research ScHARR, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    Health Technol Assess 17:v-vi, 1-188. 2013
    ..Patients with a negative troponin can be investigated further with computed tomographic coronary angiography (CTCA) or exercise electrocardiography (ECG)...
  21. doi request reprint School-linked sexual health services for young people (SSHYP): a survey and systematic review concerning current models, effectiveness, cost-effectiveness and research opportunities
    J Owen
    ScHARR, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    Health Technol Assess 14:1-228, iii-iv. 2010
    ..Report based on a service-mapping study and a systematic review concerning sexual health services for young people, either based in or closely linked to schools...
  22. doi request reprint Systematic review of the links between human resource management practices and performance
    M Patterson
    Institute of Work Psychology, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    Health Technol Assess 14:1-334, iv. 2010
    ..The UK NHS is undergoing substantial organisational change and there is a need to establish which human resource (HR) initiatives may be most effective...
  23. doi request reprint Applying findings from a systematic review of workplace-based e-learning: implications for health information professionals
    Andrew Booth
    School of Health and Related Research ScHARR, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    Health Info Libr J 26:4-21. 2009
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